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  • City of God

    City of God

    ★★★★

    Subjective taste is crucial...

    Rio's favelas are ruled by poverty and the struggle for survival. Teenagers and even children are turning to crime and only the most violent and the most unscrupulous survive. And even then only until someone even crazier comes along to kill them off and replace them. This explicitly brutal film portrays such a life very realistically, at the same time criticizing the state of society and giving a glimmer of hope that it may still be…

  • Silver Bullet

    Silver Bullet

    ★★★★

    Family movie, loved it

    Although I knew who's the werewolf from the very beginning, it does not make this movie any less tense or fun. Understandable considering it was King who wrote the script based on his own novel. I would not say it's a horror movie. It's more children/family fantasy drama spiced with some horror elements. The cast is very good, especially 14 years old Corey Haim, who perfectly played little paraplegic hunting werewolf. A bit naive, but warm, fun and with a just about right amount of suspense for one nice family King.

    8/10

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  • Inglourious Basterds

    Inglourious Basterds

    ★★★★★

    Perfection

    I appreciate Tarantino very much, but something like this I could not expect. He gathered a fantastic group of actors who all overcame themselves, and in such great competition, Christoph Waltz easily stole the movie. I have absolutely no objections to it. Screenplay, acting, directing, cadres, sound, music... perfection. One of the very best movies I have ever seen.

    10/10

  • Twin Peaks: The Return

    Twin Peaks: The Return

    ★★★★★

    Twin Peaks Diarrh... Diary

    There's a chance David Lynch is crazy. But I honestly doubt it. I think it's much more probable that he simply screws with us. We are struggling to understand his movies where there's, in fact, nothing to understand. He just stuffs his films with everything and anything that comes to his mind, without any sense and meaning, and then he sits aside and laughs his head off on our pathetic attempts to explain his outburst of…